What does cadre mean?

Definitions for cadre
ˈkæd ri, ˈkɑ dreɪcadre

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cell, cadrenoun

    a small unit serving as part of or as the nucleus of a larger political movement

  2. cadrenoun

    a nucleus of military personnel capable of expansion

Wiktionary

  1. cadrenoun

    A frame or framework.

    Etymology: From cadre, from quadro, from quadrum, from quatuor.

  2. cadrenoun

    The framework or skeleton upon which a regiment is to be formed; the officers of a regiment forming the staff.

    Etymology: From cadre, from quadro, from quadrum, from quatuor.

  3. cadrenoun

    The core of a managing group, or a member of such a group.

    Etymology: From cadre, from quadro, from quadrum, from quatuor.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cadrenoun

    the framework or skeleton upon which a regiment is to be formed; the officers of a regiment forming the staff

    Etymology: [F. cadre, It. quadro square, from L. quadrum, fr. quatuor four.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Cadre

    kad′r, n. a nucleus, framework, esp. the permanent skeleton of a regiment or corps, the commissioned and non-commissioned officers, &c., around whom the rank and file may be quickly grouped. [Fr.]

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  1. acred, arced, cared, Cedar, cedar, e-card, ecard, raced

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cadre in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cadre in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of cadre in a Sentence

  1. President Jacob Zuma:

    We are deeply shocked and saddened by this untimely death of an outstanding cadre of our liberation struggle and a competent, accomplished and dependable member of my cabinet.

  2. Joseph Kitamirike:

    The first security we are offering, the lot size is 10,000 shillings, which is like $3, and the minimum amount investable is $3, to bring in a cadre of investors who never imagined they could trade securities.

  3. Michael McKinley:

    The timing of my resignation was the result of two overriding concerns : the failure in my view, of the State Department to offer support to Foreign Service employees caught up in the impeachment inquiry ; and, second, by what appears to be the utilization of our ambassadors overseas to advance domestic political objectives, to see the emerging information on the engagement of our missions to procure negative political information for domestic purposes, combined with the failure I saw in the building to provide support for our professional cadre in a particularly trying time, I think the combination was a pretty good reason to decide enough, that I had no longer a useful role to play.

  4. Loretta Lynch:

    He said it's clear to me that there is a cadre of senior people in New York who have a deep and visceral hatred of Secretary Clinton, i'm just troubled that this issue, meaning the, the New York agent issue and leaks, I am just troubled that this issue has put us where we are today with respect to this laptop.

  5. Ambassador McKinley:

    Frankly, to see the emerging information on the engagement of our missions to procure negative political information for domestic purposes, combined with the failure I saw in the building to provide support for our professional cadre in a particularly trying time, I think the combination was a pretty good reason to decide, enough, that I had, I had no longer a useful role to play.

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